Latest in Tag: Power Highlight
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New electricity stations will join the national grid to reduce power cuts, says minister of electricity
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi conducted a one-day visit to close regional ally Saudi Arabia on Sunday, during which Egypt’s ambassador to Riyadh said the two countries would aim to address numerous shared challenges “facing the Arab and Muslim world”, according to state-owned Al-Ahram. Egyptian Ambassador Afifi Abdel Wahab said the relationship between Saudi Arabia and …
The two had previously held talks inside a Saudi royal plane carrying the king, when it made a short stop in Cairo in June
Project could cost up to $5bn and will be implemented over 5 years, nuclear expert
Energy expert Mohamed El-Sobky says if natural gas supplies to power stations do not increase, power outages will continue
The Saudi monarch makes rare, short stop in Egypt on his way back from Morocco
In an exclusive interview with Daily News Egypt, Egypt’s ambassador to Jordan outlines the strong ties between the two countries.
EGAS has yet to sign with two oil companies to supply 12 shipments of LNG, due to the lack of necessary funds.
Ministers call on Egyptians to reduce electricity consumption during peak hours
Cabinet announces price hike in natural gas starting May; party wary the price hike will do little to help Egypt’s energy crisis
The government “will not be able to prevent electrical power cuts,” but promises to reduce energy consumption
Natural gas will be imported address fuel shortage to power stations, cabinet says
Relations between Cairo and Hamas tense; Cairo court recently banned Hamas activities in Egypt
Reuters – Abu Dhabi National Energy Co (TAQA), leading a consortium that plans to invest around $2bn to acquire hydropower assets in India, expects to close the deal this quarter, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. TAQA, majority-owned by the Abu Dhabi government, is buying two hydropower plants owned by Jaiprakash Power Ventures …
The presidential hopeful announces the decision after months of consideration
Hemmed in by Israeli and Egyptian blockades, Gaza is plagued by long and frequent power blackouts, prompting some residents to try to lighten the mood with dark humour.
Minister of Electricity says summit will discuss the national five-year plan (2012-2017) for electricity expansion
SaudConsult, BPE Power and BPE Investment acquire 40% of Egyptian PGESCo.
By Oxford Business Group The start of production at a concession in Egypt’s Nile Delta basin by a German firm has come as welcome news, an indication of the sizable potential offered by the country’s offshore blocks. With local consumption growing, the North African state is looking to balance the need to expand output to …
Action comes as part of ongoing crackdown on the illegal tunneling activity
Gaza Power Plant, the strip’s only one, stopped operations due to fuel shortage
Army says it destroyed several underground tanks containing over 300,000 litres of diesel
Egyptian military thanks residents of Al-Dabaa for cooperation in handing over land in Matruh
The announcement came after the signing of an official agreement stating that the OPEC fund will contribute $70m to the project.
The project will be implemented using a total of 17 multiple processes. This will be done to allow the largest number of local companies possible to take part in the project, whose total cost is estimated to reach EGP 4.450bn.
The peak load of electricity hit an alarming 26,100 megawatts, National Energy Control Centre said
By Inji Mounib History is always repeating itself in all possible ways, a fact that we are aware of and a truth proven throughout time in Egypt and around the globe. Mostly historians realise this, but we all like to talk about it. Going back in history, the 80 long years since the establishment of …
As I write this article, 30 June has just begun: people are waving Egyptian flags and happily going about their day, Tahrir square is filled to the brim hours before marches are scheduled to begin, and El-Merghany street leading up to the presidential palace is already closed off. On my way to work, I noticed …
Tahrir campus classes to continue
Ministry of Aviation says Cairo International Airport’s Terminal 3 will partially close down in June to save power